On this Day November 25, 1984
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The cream of the British pop world gathered at S.A.R.M. Studios, London to record the historic
The single, which was written by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure, featured Paul Young, Bono, Boy George, Sting and It went on to sell over three million copies in the UK, becoming the bestselling record ever, and raised over £8 million ($13.6 million) worldwide.